KOHA ILS: The Next Level

Abu Bakar, Amzari and Rahmad, Fadhilnor and Mohd Amin, Zahari (2015) KOHA ILS: The Next Level. In: International Conference on Libraries (ICOL) 2015, 25-26 August 2015, Vistana Hotel, Pulau Pinang. (Submitted)

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    Abstract

    Koha is an Open Source Integrated Library Systems was developed in 1999. Koha has been adopted by libraries in Malaysia starting in 2008. After 7 years, Koha has been chosen by significant numbers of libraries in Malaysia including large academic library recently. The trend gives indication of library acceptance in Open Source Software as compared to other Open Source ILS Software. This paper intends to discuss post implementation of Koha Open Source ILS in perspectives; technical perspective, new suggested features and managerial perspective related to Koha and open source software. This paper gives overview of selected features that might be missed by Koha users, what more can be done with the system and few critical issues in managing open source software implementation.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z719 Libraries (General)
    Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4050 Electronic information resources
    Divisions: Perpustakaan Universiti Sains Malaysia (Library) > International Conference on Libraries (ICOL)
    Depositing User: Administrator Automasi
    Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2015 16:54
    Last Modified: 24 Nov 2015 16:54
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/29517

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